The government yesterday announced contracts for the cleanup of shantytowns on Abaco, but Minister of Public Works Desmond Bannister said it is unclear yet how much the effort will cost.
Caribbean Pavement Solutions, which is part of the Bahamas Striping Group of Companies, was awarded the
As he addressed the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly yesterday, Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis urged countries across the globe to acknowledge and address climate change.
In the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian, which laid waste to portions of Abaco and Grand Bahama as the strongest storm on
Former Cabinet minister Shane Gibson tried to end free-for-all abuses by contractors involved in the cleanup efforts after Hurricane Matthew in October 2016, a Supreme Court jury heard yesterday.
This was revealed during the testimony of Permanent Secretary Jack Thompson who was the director of the
Minister of Works Desmond Bannister said yesterday that it could cost the government over $110 million to restore electricity and running water in the Abacos in the wake of Hurricane Dorian.
“Right now, Water and Sewerage is going to be, preliminarily in Abaco, anywhere from $15
Health Minister Dr. Duane Sands yesterday branded allegations that the government is attempting to hide the true number of storm-related deaths as “absurd” and charged that anyone seeking to hide dead bodies is either “dumb, dangerous or both”.
Sands said while the official death toll in
While in New York City at the 74th United Nations General Assembly, Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis met up with Bahamians living in the city to discuss the need for long-term help to recover from Hurricane Dorian, especially during the reconstruction of the devastated areas of
Health Minister Dr. Duane Sands branded allegations that the government is attempting to hide the true number of storm-related death as “absurd” and charged that anyone seeking to hide dead bodies is either “dumb, dangerous or both.”
Sands said while the official death toll in the
Three days – three chances to come together as one – with the goal to support fellow Bahamians in the wake of the devastation wreaked by Hurricane Dorian, covering all aspects of entertainment Bahamians love – sports, gospel and secular music.
The Power of One three-day
“Ad Astra” (Rated T)
Cast: Brad Pitt, Tommy Lee Jones, Donald Sutherland, Liv Tyler
A science-fiction film for those not really interested in science-fiction.
That may be the best way to describe the new fantasy/mystery, “Ad Astra”.
In fact, if you’ve ever thought to yourself that human
Telecommunications company Aliv now has 99 percent cellular network coverage on both Grand Bahama and Abaco, the company’s Chief Aliv Officer Damian Blackburn said yesterday, adding that the national roaming agreement between Aliv and Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) will continue on Abaco for another month-and-a-half.